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Hvem vil være millionær? is a Danish game show that is based off on the British version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. Premiered on September 9, 1999 and before January 24, 2018. Hosted by Hans Pilgaard.

The first host of the game show was Peter Kær, who presented from season 1 to season 4. Season 5-8 were hosted by Jes Dorph Petersen. In season 9, Peter Kær returned to the show, who hosted the show until the show's 14th season. In season 15-33, Hans Pilgaard became the permanent host.

Lifelines Edit

In the show, there are three lifelines:

Seasons Edit

  • Season 1 (9 episodes, September 9, 1999 - October 27, 1999)
  • Season 2 (20 episodes, March 17, 2000 - May 26, 2000)
  • Season 3 (6 episodes, September 20, 2000 - October 13, 2000)
  • Season 4 (17 episodes, January 22, 2001 - April 9, 2001)
  • Season 5 (13 episodes, September 3, 2001 - November 26, 2001)
  • Season 6 (13 episodes, March 4, 2002 - July 1, 2002)
  • Season 7 (11 episodes, September 2, 2002 - November 11, 2002)
  • Season 8 (13 episodes, March 3, 2003 - May 26, 2003)
  • Season 9 (10 episodes, September 1, 2003 - November 3, 2003)
  • Season 10 (13 episodes, February 2, 2004 - May 12, 2004)
  • Season 11 (14 episodes, August 30, 2004 - January 21, 2005)
  • Season 12 (12 episodes, February 7, 2005 - April 25, 2005)
  • Season 13 (12 episodes, August 29, 2005 - November 14, 2005)
  • Season 14 (9 episodes, August 19, 2006 - October 12, 2006)
  • Season 15 (18 episodes, February 15, 2007 - August 20, 2007)
  • Season 16 (16 episodes, August 23, 2007 - December 29, 2007)
  • Season 17 (22 episodes, January 10, 2008 - July 21, 2008)
  • Season 18 (14 episodes, August 18, 2008 - December 22, 2008)
  • Season 19 (14 episodes, January 19, 2009 - April 20, 2009)
  • Season 20 (12 episodes, August 17, 2009 - November 2, 2009)
  • Season 21 (9 episodes, January 11, 2010 - March 15, 2010)
  • Season 22 (11 episodes, September 6, 2010 - December 20, 2010)
  • Season 23 (17 episodes, January 3, 2011 - May 30, 2011)
  • Season 24 (12 episodes, August 29, 2011 - December 26, 2011)
  • Season 25 (19 episodes, February 13, 2012 - June 4, 2012)
  • Season 26 (12 episodes, August 27, 2012 - December 17, 2012)
  • Season 27 (8 episodes, April 5, 2013 - May 31, 2013)
  • Season 28 (15 episodes, August 19, 2013 - February 14, 2014)
  • Season 29 (9 episodes, February 17, 2014 - May 12, 2014)
  • Season 30 (21 episodes, August 4, 2014 - May 24, 2015)
  • Season 31 (8 episodes, October 18, 2015 - January 3, 2016)
  • Season 32 (11 episodes, March 6, 2016 - May 22, 2016)
  • Season 33 (8 episodes, October 23, 2016 - April 30, 2017)

In total, for 30 seasons, 388 episodes aired. For 33 seasons, 426 episodes aired.

Money Trees Edit

The bold numbers are guaranteed sums.

09.09.1999 - 09.04.2001 03.09.2001 - 24.01.2018
Question Correct Answer Value Walk Away Value Miss Answer Value Amount Lost if Wrong Answer Correct Answer Value Walk Away Value Miss Answer Value Amount Lost if Wrong Answer
15 KR 1.000.000 KR 500.000 KR 50.000 KR 450.000 KR 1.000.000 KR 500.000 KR 50.000 KR 450.000
14 KR 500.000 KR 250.000 KR 50.000 KR 200.000 KR 500.000 KR 250.000 KR 50.000 KR 200.000
13 KR 250.000 KR 125.000 KR 50.000 KR 75.000 KR 250.000 KR 125.000 KR 50.000 KR 75.000
12 KR 125.000 KR 75.000 KR 50.000 KR 25.000 KR 125.000 KR 75.000 KR 50.000 KR 25.000
11 KR 75.000 KR 50.000 KR 50.000 KR 0 KR 75.000 KR 50.000 KR 50.000 KR 0
10 KR 50.000 KR 32.000 KR 4.000 KR 28.000 KR 50.000 KR 32.000 KR 5.000 KR 27.000
9 KR 32.000 KR 20.000 KR 4.000 KR 16.000 KR 32.000 KR 20.000 KR 5.000 KR 15.000
8 KR 20.000 KR 12.000 KR 4.000 KR 8.000 KR 20.000 KR 12.000 KR 5.000 KR 7.000
7 KR 12.000 KR 7.000 KR 4.000 KR 3.000 KR 12.000 KR 8.000 KR 5.000 KR 3.000
6 KR 7.000 KR 4.000 KR 4.000 KR 0 KR 8.000 KR 5.000 KR 5.000 KR 0
5 KR 4.000 KR 2.000 KR 0 KR 2.000 KR 5.000 KR 4.000 KR 0 KR 4.000
4 KR 2.000 KR 1.000 KR 0 KR 1.000 KR 4.000 KR 3.000 KR 0 KR 3.000
3 KR 1.000 KR 500 KR 0 KR 500 KR 3.000 KR 2.000 KR 0 KR 2.000
2 KR 500 KR 100 KR 0 KR 100 KR 2.000 KR 1.000 KR 0 KR 1.000
1 KR 100 KR 0 KR 0 KR 0 KR 1.000 KR 0 KR 0 KR 0

Top Prize winners Edit

Top Prize losers Edit

Biggest winners Edit

KR 500,000 winners Edit

KR 250,000 winners Edit

Other winners Edit

KR 125,000 winners Edit

KR 75,000 winners Edit

KR 50,000 winners Edit

KR 32,000 winners Edit

KR 20,000 winners Edit

KR 12,000 winners Edit

KR 5,000 winners Edit

KR 2,000 winners Edit

KR ? winners Edit

Biggest losers Edit

KR 0 winners Edit

Trivia Edit

  • First winner in Denmark is Jan Byriel, who won Kr 2,000.
  • Anders and Peter Lund Madsens (on September 17, 2002 and October 28, 2013 appeared) is contestants only, who won Top Prize twice.
  • On October 12 and 19, 2009, 10th Anniversary Special episodes aired.
  • After 27 seasons (until August 12, 2013) 348 episodes aired. There are currently 30 seasons, and 387 shows have been shown (As of November 13, 2014). In total, 215 of 387 episodes hosted by Hans Pilgaard.
  • In November 2014, the website www.sondagsavisen.dk was voted for the best show. 17% voted for Hvem vil være millionær?, because of what it became the leader, overtaking even the world-famous X Factor (8%).
  • According to TV 2, the program has had over one million viewers 161 times.